The Associations of Total and Differential White Blood Cell Counts with Obesity, Hypertension, Dyslipidemia and Glucose Intolerance in a Korean Population

@inproceedings{Kim2008TheAO,
  title={The Associations of Total and Differential White Blood Cell Counts with Obesity, Hypertension, Dyslipidemia and Glucose Intolerance in a Korean Population},
  author={Dong Jun Kim and Jung-Hyun Noh and Byung Wan Lee and Yoon-Ho Choi and Jae-Hoon Chung and Yong-Ki Min and Myung-Shik Lee and Moon Kyu Lee and Kwang-Won Kim},
  booktitle={Journal of Korean medical science},
  year={2008}
}
Although many studies have reported an association between total white blood cell count and metabolic syndrome, relatively few reports are available on the association between differential white blood cell counts and metabolic syndrome. The medical records of 15,654 subjects (age, median 46, range 14-90 yr; 8,380 men and 7,274 women) who visited the Center for Health Promotion were investigated. It was found that as total white blood cell (WBC) and differential WBC counts increased the… CONTINUE READING

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